Lecturer in Marine and Natural History Photography


Permanent, full-time, 35 hours per week

About The Role

We are now looking to recruit a full-time, enthusiastic Lecturer in Photography to join our amazing team teaching on the BA (Hons) Marine and Natural History Photography course. The successful candidate will be delivering in person teaching at our Penryn campus, including supervising final year projects. 

In 2019 the university declared a climate and ecological emergency. This course is at the forefront to delivering a high-quality education that responds to this predicament.

About You

The ideal candidate will be committed to education and show enthusiasm for, and good knowledge of the subjects of photography and the environment. They will have experience of the photographic industry alongside experience of the Higher Education system at degree level. We are also happy to hear from candidates who maybe starting out in their career as an educator as well as more experienced teachers. 

We are looking to hear from candidates who can demonstrate the following skills/experience: 


  • Good understanding of contemporary photographic practice, and environmental issues.
  • Clear communicator.
  • High quality photographic portfolio or research profile. 


  • Experience of teaching both theory and practice.  Solid technical and craft skills in a range of photographic practices, including moving image.
  • Engagement with contemporary debates in photography and the environment.
  • Experience of supporting students with written work e.g. dissertation supervision.

The closing date for this role is Sunday 18 June 2023.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 4 July 2023 in person on our Penryn campus.

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